Auvers-le-Hamon tourism and travel guide

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Auvers-le-Hamon is situated in the Sarthe department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Auvers-le-Hamon in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solesmes at 7 km and Asnieres-sur-Vegre at 9 km.

Auvers-le-Hamon, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 7 km (direction south-east)

Solesmes is known for its Abbey Saint-Pierre, an important benedictine abbey that...

See Solesmes guide


at 9 km (direction east)

The small town of Asnières-sur-Vègre is especially picturesque in the area around...

See Asnieres-sur-Vegre guide


at 10 km (direction north-north-west), in the Mayenne department

The principal attraction in Saulges is the caves, occupied in prehistoric times...

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at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

Parcé sur Sarthe is a classified petites cites de caractere and has...

See Parcé-sur-Sarthe guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-south-east), in the Mayenne department

The medieval village and the castle in the pretty village of Sainte-Suzanne...

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at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Mayenne department

The highlight here at Evron is the Abbey of Notre Dame, in...

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at 35 km (direction north-east)

Sillé le Guillaume has a chateau dating to the 11th century and...

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at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Mayenne department

The castle, the river and the historic centre make the substantial town...

See Laval guide
Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Chateau Plessis-Bourre

Castle at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The most unusual feature of Chateau Plessis-Bourre is the way it combines...

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at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Mayenne department

Here in Jublains you can visit the roman ruins of the ancient...

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Le Mans

Le Mans

at 42 km (direction east)

Le Mans is best known for its famous car race, but also...

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at 45 km (direction south-south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Bauge is a small traditional town with a small castle - and...

See Bauge guide
Chateau du Lude

Chateau du Lude

Castle at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Lude and its lovely gardens are the closest of...

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Mayenne (town)

Mayenne (town)

at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Mayenne department

Quite a small town, the highlight of a visit to Mayenne is...

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Markets in and near Auvers-le-Hamon

  • Sable-sur-Sarthe: market Monday (7km)
  • Meslay-du-Maine: market Friday (16km)
  • Loue: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Noyen-sur-Sarthe: market Saturday (19km)
  • Malicorne-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (22km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe: market Friday (27km)
  • Evron: market Thursday (28km)
  • Chateau-Gontier: market Thursday & (28km)
  • La Suze-sur-Sarthe: market Thursday (29km)
  • La Fleche: market Wednesday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Auvers-le-Hamon, France

What to do at Auvers-le-Hamon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Auvers-le-Hamon.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chateau-Gontier (28km)
  • La Fleche (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Julien (Le Mans) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Massonnière (17km)
  • Jardins du Mirail (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Vilaines (30km)
  • Jardin d’atmosphère du Petit Bordeaux (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château du Lude (48km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île Saint-Aubin (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • La Cropte (12km)
  • Coudray (25km)
  • Chenille-Change (33km)
  • Coulaines (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Spaycific'Zoo (37km)

Geography and distances

Auvers-le-Hamon is in the north-west of France at 43 kilometres from Le Mans, the department capital (general information: Auvers-le-Hamon is 226 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Auvers-le-Hamon

Canton: Sablé-sur-Sarthe

Arrondissement: Flèche

Department: Sarthe

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 72300

Distance to Auvers-le-Hamon

from Le Mans (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 226 km

from Calais: 374 km

from Nice: 753 km

from Bordeaux: 342 km

from Strasbourg: 604 km

Getting here

Most visitors get here by car having taken a ferry, probably to Saint-Malo or Caen, and then a drive of around 2 - 3 hours. For driving distances to Auvers-le-Hamon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballee, Bouessay, Epineux-le-Seguin, Juigne-sur-Sarthe and Saint-Loup-du-Dorat.

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